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Pedestrian dead after being hit by vehicle in Orange Mound; shots fired on scene

A man died at the hospital after being hit be a vehicle early Wednesday morning.
Credit: Local 24

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man who was walking early Wednesday morning in the area of Park and Haynes was hit by a vehicle and later died at Regional One Hospital.

The victim has been identified as 34-year-old Devin Deaner.

According to Memphis police, shots were also fired on the scene, but, no injuries have been reported from the gunfire.

Officers have one man detained, who was the driver of the vehicle.

MPD says, the unknown person who fired shots had no connection to the crash and that suspect has not been found.

This is an ongoing investigation.